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Senior Bridge Engineer | Birmingham | Permanent | £Neg

We are looking to recruit a high calibre Senior Engineer to work in our client's UK Bridges & Civil Structures team.
Minimum Academic Qualifications:
- You will hold a MEng / MSc in Civil or Structural Engineering
- You will need to be a Chartered Engineer with either the ICE or IStructE

Essential Experience:
- Proven technical ability in the design and or assessment of bridges and civil structures
- Ability to lead design teams to successful deliver preliminary and detailed designs of structures
- Experience of working on Highways England schemes
- Good working knowledge of DMRB and Eurocodes
- Knowledge of commercial aspects of projects
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Good motivation, influencing and people management skills
- Ability to think in an innovative and entrepreneurial manner
- Marine civils experience desirable

Duties & Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Bridges Team Leader, you will provide technical support into assigned projects ensuring successful delivery of technically challenging schemes. As we operate in such a diverse marketplace, we can safely say that you will gain an experience of working on a wide and varied portfolio of projects which will enhance your skills and test your technical knowledge.
You will be responsible to lead and manage the delivery of projects to meet time, quality, budgetary and health and safety targets, managing all aspects of the client relationship so that delivery exceeds client expectations, providing both direction and technical advice and leading by example where appropriate.
Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:
- Client focused
- Working in collaboration with other disciplines
- Providing technical leadership to projects
- Ensuring compliance in the components of the project for which you have responsibility, including reports and drawings
- Building relationships with clients on projects
- Signing off designs and or checks
- Gaining experience in commercial aspects of projects (contract, invoicing, debt management, client management etc.) relating to projects for which responsible
- Liaising with the Project Director and the Project Manager
- Providing input to project team, leading by example to achieve sector goals and championing a quality, innovation.
- Assisting and participating in developing yourself and other team members to their full potential